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Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks ➔ Black Crepe Dress with Red Velvet Appliqued Accents

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Herbert Sondheim, Inc (compiler)
Maggy Besançon de Wagner (designer)

Date

1930s

Work Type

design drawings

Measurements

5.25 in (width) x 8.25 in (height)

Description

Black crepe dress with a calf-length straight skirt, belted waist, long puff sleeves, and red velvet appliqued to the front of the bodice with heavy stitching in a bib design. Sketch also includes a small view of the back of the dress showing bands of red velvet surrounding the neckline and armholes. Sketch (in partial color) depicts the model with a lit cigarette and short birdcage veil.

Inscription

Maggy/Rouff/heavy stitching/Black crepe/red velvet/appliqued into/dress

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives
graphite
sketching

Location

box 3, folder 18

Identifier

KA0039_V9p18-005

Citation

Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Maggy Besançon de Wagner. Black Crepe Dress with Red Velvet Appliqued Accents . 1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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